Richard Powers On Expectations

D7734E79-6927-4FFF-BB5E-9347ACD219C2Richard Powers (June 18, 1957 -)

But knowing too much can be its own kind of blindfold. Your expectations can start to impede your ability to observe and to be present…. It’s important to have sufficient expectation to make yourself present to something but not so much expectation that you blind yourself to what’s actually there.